[OS X TeX] TeXShop ignores tab width setting

Herbert Schulz herbs at wideopenwest.com
Sun Jan 6 10:07:02 EST 2008

On Jan 6, 2008, at 5:04 AM, Friedrich Vosberg wrote:

> Does really nobody know how to fix the misbehavior described below?
> TIA and kind regards, Friedrich
> On 29.12.2007, at 17.53, Friedrich Vosberg wrote:
>> Morning.
>> (MacOS X 10.5.1, TeXShop 2.14)
>> I've set the tab width in the preferences of TeXShop to 2  
>> characters width. In ~/Library/Prefernces/TeXShop.plist I can find:
>> 	<key>tabs</key>
>> 	<integer>2</integer>
>> But if I open a new window and enter tab, the cursor jumps to a 4  
>> characters width position. Now I enter »Undo typing« and »Show  
>> ruler«. When I now again enter tab, the triangels in the ruler line  
>> double their distances from each other and the cursor jumps to a 4  
>> character width position. But now comes the strangest:
>> When I click into the »styles« pull down menue and choose default  
>> and enter tab again the cursor jumps to a 2 character width position.
>> Why that? Why does not the cursor jumps under *all* circumstances  
>> to a 2 characters width if so predefined in the preference panel?
>> TIA and kind regards, Friedrich


Please report this as a bug at <http://sourceforge.net/tracker/?group_id=155796&atid=797238 

Good Luck,

Herb Schulz
(herbs at wideopenwest.com)

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